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USDA new safety requirements for beta-agonists

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has new safety requirements for long-acting beta-agonists used to treat asthma. Read the requirements at http://www.fda.gov/Drugs/DrugSafety/PostmarketDrugSafetyInformationforPatientsandProviders/ucm200776.htm.,/p>

The US Food and Drug Administration has approved two drugs

Morphine Sulfate Oral Solution, used to relieve moderate to severe pain in patients tolerant to opioids.  liraglutide (Victoza), a once-daily injection for treating type...

Drug approval for breast cancer

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved Tykerb (lapatinib) in combination with Femara (letrozole) to treat hormone positive and HER2-positive advanced breast cancer...

Report highlights herb dangers in patients with cardiovascular disease

The Feb. 9 issue of the Journal of the American College of Cardiology includes a report on the dangers of herbal remedies for patients...

Drugs Today – July/August 2009

A weekly update of drug news, including alerts, approvals, and removals.

Drugs Today – June 2009

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Drugs Today – April 2009

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Drugs Today – January 2009

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Drugs Today – June 2008

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Drugs Today – May 2008

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Drugs Today – April 2008

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Drugs Today – February 2008

A monthly update of drug news, including alerts, approvals and removals.

Drugs Today – January 2008

A monthly update of drug news, including alerts, approvals, and removals